Mother’s Day Mindful Gift Guide
Gift your mum the perfect gift this Mother’s Day!
The mindful mum. She is conscious, focused, respectful, vigilant and deserves to indulge in luxury therapeutic techniques. Thankfully, as part of a collaboration with the new Australian owned and operated lifestyle online store, able2online, Hunter and Bligh have short listed the top 10 gifts to purchase this Mother’s Day for the mindful mum!
The Base Collective Little Sleepy Spray
The perfect gift to ensure mum gets a good night’s sleep is the Little Sleepy Spray by The Base Collective. Made from lavender, chamomile and marigold extract; Little Sleepy is the perfect concoction to promote a relaxing, calming and sleepy environment. Perfect to spray directly onto bedding or to use as an air mist, The Base Collective designed this spray specifically to create a positive bedtime routine. Pharmacist formulated, Little Sleepy Spray is also vegan and cruelty free.
Miss Frankie Current Mood Nail Polish
Australian made, Miss Frankie is passionate about long term nail wellbeing, naturally. Current Mood is a staple for any mum in love with a rich, cherry black colour. Easily paired and the ultimate accessory for your mum’s hands! Vegan and cruelty free, Miss Frankie is breathable, long-lasting, chip-resistant and contains no toxic ingredients found in majority of nail polishes available on the market. Pair your purchase with a Long Last Top Coat and Miss Frankie’s Take Me Off nail polish wipes.
Salt by Hendrix Skincare Coco-Soak Rose
You’ll definitely be the favourite by gifting mum with the Salt by Hendrix Skincare’s tantalising Coco-Soak Rose infusion. The ultimate concoction of coconut, roses and dead sea salt are blended with organic coconut milk and will in no doubt create a bewitching bath time experience for your mum. Apart from moisturising and invigorating tired skin, the Coco-Soak Rose also makes for an amazing scrub by adding water.
Salt by Hendrix Skincare Bath Time Baby Set
Allow mum to mix up her bath time routine with Salt by Hendrix Skincare’s Bath Time Baby Set. Filled with five of the most beloved bath salts including Coco-Soak Rose and Coco-Soak Pomegranate; this will ensure mum’s bewitching bath time experience is heightened with the flavourful aroma of coconut, roses, chamomile, dead sea salt and organic coconut milk. To be used as a bath soak, the Bath Time Baby Set may also be used a body scrub.
Makana Neroli Blossom Candle
Hand made in California, Makana candles make for the perfect gift for any mum out there. Lovingly hand poured in small batches using artisanal techniques. Perfect to ignite when mum needs to slow down, unplug and enjoy her surroundings. Made from 100 soy wax with lead-free cotton wicking, the Neroli Blossom scented candle embraces aromas of clementine, orange blossom, neroli, gardenia and a soft sandalwood. Perfect for when hosting guests to create a fresh and inviting aroma.
Salt by Hendrix Skincare Bath to Body Oil
The perfect all-round body oil for every type of mum out there; the Salt by Hendrix Skincare Bath to Body Oil. Enriched with everything from vitamin E, apricot to argan, jojoba and neroli oil; this is definitely going to bewitch mum’s senses with the calming aroma. Developed for every day, multi-use, the Salt by Hendrix Skincare oil can be added to a bath, foundation, daily moisturizer and even a hair treatment. Designed to leave skin and hair feeling nourished and refreshed whilst also promoting skin elasticity and healing of scars, wounds and even stretch marks.
Alder New York Black Obsidian Facial Roller
Roll into mum’s heart with Alder New York’s Black Obsidian Facial Roller that’s made from a natural crystal formed from rapidly cooling lava. Helping to relieve tension, the facial roller is dual stone and promotes circulation whilst reducing puffiness, stimulates collagen, massages tense muscles and promotes lymphatic drainage. Great to be used morning and or night alongside with facial oil, a serum or moisturizer, your mum will find an overall improvement in her skin health and appearance.
MCMC White Temple Oil
The perfect gift for mum’s who enjoy the gift of perfume. Founded in 2009, owned and operated by sisters based in Brooklyn, MCMC fragrances creates perfumes that are crafted in small batches, formulated by an in-house natural perfumery and aromatherapy professional and finally bottled by hand. MCMC’s White Temple Oil features a distinct frankincense, cedarwood, garjun balsam and oak aroma. Made from organic ingredients, the oil is calming and perfect to be used on the body directly or as an air mist. Guaranteed to be made with love.
Soko Jewelry Delicate Isle Necklace
Handcrafted in brass by artisans in Kenya, the Delicate Isle Necklace by Soko Jewelry is the perfect statement piece for the sophisticated yet casual mum. Ideal as a stand-alone piece or to be layered, the necklace is adorned with a 15-inch chain and a classy o-ring hooped pendant. Made using traditional jewellery making techniques; Soko Jewelry is proud to claim that it uses only ethical and sustainable measures when hand making this beautiful necklace.
Kayu Bags Mini Lolita
Perfect for the beach mum or simply a mum with a bag obsession! The Mini Lolita by Kayu Bags is a miniature woven seagrass tote embellished with raffia fringe detailing and a drawstring lining to contain your mums belongings. Handcrafted by women cooperatives Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia, using indigenous techniques that have been passed down through the generations.
Bringing sustainability and social responsibility to the forefront of the style conscious, able2online is Australia’s newest online retail platform to offer a carefully curated collection of fashion forward brands with an ethical edge across beauty, jewellery, apparel and home.
Melbourne-based founders Dee Peters and Kerry Hodge discovered a gap in the market for an online destination selling brands who care about sustainability and were mindful about producing in a beautiful and considered way. And so able2online was born.